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    Question about which headphones

    Hello everyone! After my Sony 1000XM3 died, I am in the market for new headphones. Soundwise I really like neutral sounding headphones that are leaning more bright than dark. Headphones that I had are AKG K272HD, AKG K550, K551, Soundmagic HP150, B&O H6, and B&O H9 (this is the one I just have...
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    How to go from here? (Had AKG K553 Pro)

    Hello, Head-Fi! I have asked this question on Reddit too, but I figured I could get both insights from both websites. I have a question. Right now, I have a Sony H9100N, which is a noice cancellation headphone. Before I had the AKG K553 Pro. The AKG K553 pro was a really nice headphone. I...
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    Help me understand WHY I like a soundsignature.

    Hello everyone, I have a hard time explaining why I like headphones. Could you guys help me? I am not technical, but would like to be able to understand why I like certain headphones. Headphones I like: AKG K550 Really detailed, liked the dry (?) sound of it, projected sound far away. HP100...
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    Looking for a new headphone

    Hello, all.   So, I am dumb. Let that be stated first. I had a B&O H6 headphone, which I left in the train. Stupid me.    I had a AKG K550, which I loved the sound of.   Both headphones sounds amazing, but I like the AKG K550 sound more (Don't really know why??).   Now I am looking for a...
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    headphones similar to SRH940 but with better build quality

    Hello, I had a SRH940 a year a go, but I don't want the same, even though the sound was AMAZING. It got snapped rather easily. So I loved the treble and detail on this headphone. Is there a headphone that is in the same category of price that has the same sound signature, but better build...
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    Looking for a bright headphone, open or closed for desktop listening

    Hello. I know I have two other threads open at the time. But I decided I need to change my "gameplan" regarding headphones.    At the moment I have a Sennheiser HD 280 which I will keep and use on the go. Now I am looking for a bright headphone. I think my preference is an open headphone.   ...
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    What is the best bright sounding headphone under €300, closed?

    Hi.   I have a question. What is the best bright sounding headphone out here? I like sparkly treble, and bright headphones overall. Really clear sound is what I am looking for. I have had the AKG K550, and the Shure SRH840. But the SRH840 is not what I call bright. I did not like the sound.  ...
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    Looking for a bluetooth headphone for neutral listening

    Dear everyone,    I am looking for a good bluetooth headphone that is good for neutral listening. Think listening to audiobooks, folk music, jazz...   I was looking at the AKG K845BT which I can get for €162,-, the Parrot Zik which I can get for €214 and the Sony 10RBT, which I can get at...
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    Saving up for the Shure SRH1540, want to buy another headphone with it

    Dear everyone,   I made up my mind and I am saving up for the SRH 1540, which I will use for home use. I won't be looking for an open headphone, because I have lots of background noise. The SRH 1540 is exactly what I am looking for, soundwise.   Now the only thing I need is a cheaper...
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    Recommendation; Treble headphone, easily driven (Max $250)

    Dear everyone,   I've had an AKG K550 which I really loved. But someone decided they liked it better than me and stole it from me.   Now I've been looking for a replacement. I love listening to Indie Folk. I thought about the AKG K545, but I don't know anything about it.   I've had an AKG...
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    Recommendation; Treble headphone, easily driven (Max $250)

    Dear everyone,   I've had an AKG K550 which I really loved. But someone decided they liked it better than me and stole it from me.   Now I've been looking for a replacement. I love listening to Indie Folk. I thought about the AKG K545, but I don't know anything about it.   I've had an AKG...
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    Headphone advise for Indie folk, folk and especially audiobooks.

    Dear everyone!  I've posted this a week ago in "Headphone recommendations", but was dissapointed that I get none replies. I know people are having a very busy time but I am not that patient. :P    So:   What am I looking for? A closed headphone with lots of isolation.    Which...
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    Help with MOD AKG K272HD.

    Dear DIY'ers!  I have an AKG K272HD, and the cableing is quite weak right now. It broke, when I pulled it with force (accidentally) out of my laptop, and it broke. I stumbled over the cable, and it bended.   I am asking for someone that is willing to make my AKG's have a detachable cable...
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    New headphone. Any suggestions, please! :D

    Dear everyone on Head-fi! I have the AKG K272HD for two years now, and it broke. :[ I am searching for a new pair of headphones. The first choice is the same headphone again. But I read about the AKG K271 MKII, that that one is better than the K272HD because of the detachable cable and the...
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